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So sorry to hear Rick passed. Wishing your family peace. Rick's passion for technical education in Yankton was appreciated and will be remembered!

Posted by: Chris Specht    Oct 24, 2017

Without question, Rick was one in a million. Our memories of him are ones that portray a man of upstanding character, an amazing sense of humor, and a heart overflowing with generosity. I will see you again my brother. Always in our hearts, Dan, Penny "P" and family.

Posted by: Penny Ray - Avondale, AZ - Sister   Oct 23, 2017

Our deepest sympathy to you on your loss. ❤

Posted by: Jody Sternberg - Platte, SD - Friend   Oct 23, 2017

So sorry to hear of Rick's sudden death. You are in our thoughts and prayers in this difficult time.

Posted by: Jim and Jolene Thomas - Sioux Falls, SD - Family   Oct 23, 2017

So sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers and may God comfort you threw this time of sadness.

Posted by: Deb Liesinger - Hartford, SD - Friend   Oct 23, 2017

So sorry to hear about Rick. We will always remember him as a good friend here in the Hideaway

Posted by: Jean Knutson    Oct 23, 2017

Dear Cheryl and Family,
Sending our deepest sympathies and hugs to all the family. So shocked and saddened to hear of Rick's death. Keeping all in prayers through this difficult time and may the Lord welcome him home with loving arms.
Bev and Dennis Schmidt and family

Posted by: Bev and Dennis Schmidt - Yankton, SD - Friend   Oct 23, 2017